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Women only – Trainee Truck Drivers

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Full job description
  • Multiple opportunities available for Female Trainee Drivers – no experience required!
  • Immediate full-time employment as a Trainee Truck Driver! 
  • All training is provided, and you will get paid to get your HR license
  • Enjoy a competitive hourly rate PLUS super, comprehensive training and other great benefits!

What we’re all about

Hanson is a leader in building and construction materials with an extensive production and logistics network across Australia.

We use world-class technologies and service platforms to supply a comprehensive range of high-quality concrete, aggregates and sand. We also produce road base, asphalt and sustainable and recycled construction materials for civil construction and infrastructure projects. 

Hanson and Hymix are part of the HeidelbergCement Group, employing over 59,000 people across five continents. HeidelbergCement is a global leader in aggregates and has leading positions in cement, concrete and heavy building products. For over 50 years, Hymix has lead the industry in innovative concrete solutions. From domestic pool surrounds and driveways, to residential, commercial and large infrastructure developments. Hymix supports projects of all scales. 

We value diversity and inclusion, so not only can our people feel confident that they are welcome, but we can meet new people, gain new skills and form different opinions. As such, we now have an exciting opportunity for women interested in joining our growing team to become part of our Female Truck Driver program to gain all the skills and licensing to start working in our exciting industry!

Do you want a new career?

This is a rare opportunity for women who are seeking to get their foot in the door of the transport industry. We is offering a high-quality, heavy vehicle Driver course where you will be trained and receive female mentorship in automatic Concrete trucks and will get paid to obtain your Heavy Rigid License (for which you will be paid). In addition, we will provide you will all uniforms and safety equipment. 

After obtaining your license, you will be part of a further four to six weeks of on the job training with one of our Driver Trainers. During this time, you will learn more about our business, including Concrete delivery, Safety, Environment and Quality requirements and Concrete technical information, whilst getting more experience truck driving. These roles will be available in the following locations:

  • Hunter and Central Coast
  • Parkes
  • Dubbo
  • Canberra
  • Port Macquarie
  • Nowra
  • Orange

Under the provision of section 126 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977n (NSW), an exemption is given from sections 25, and 51 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW) to Hanson Construction Materials Pty Ltd to advertise, designate and recruit up to 20 truck drivers positions per year for women only.

What you will bring to the team

We are looking for passionate women who are confident and excited to take on a new challenge. No truck licenses are required for this position! We will provide you with all the training and support for you to get an HR license. However, this is what we need from you:

  • Hold an Australian Driver’s License for a minimum of 2 years (automatic or manual) and a good driving record!
  • Pass a pre-employment commercial driver medical which includes a drug test
  • Be able to meet the criteria for licensing, which includes signing a declaration about medical, interlock devices and outstanding fines and disqualifications

To succeed, you will be an enthusiastic and hardworking individual, who is reliable and honest. You will work well under pressure and remain calm and optimistic during challenging situations. When driving, circumstances will sometimes change without notice, and the best drivers can make these changes in their stride and respond rationally.

Crucial to your success is your willingness to learn on the job. You will also have a strong focus on safety procedures, have excellent time management skills, and be able to follow regulations, and legal obligations.

Moreover, you will build strong working relationships with others, communicate in a friendly way and provide a high level of customer service when visiting sites.

The perks of the job

This is your chance to get your foot in the door of the transport industry with a leading global employer. Not only will you benefit from a comprehensive training program, but you will also get paid to obtain an HR License, all while having access to ongoing mentoring and support from the Hanson and Hymix team.

You will receive competitive hourly rates plus super and opportunities for allowances and overtime in the future to increase your take home pay further! The trucks you will be driving are modern, clean, and have automatic transmissions and power steering. Our trucks are all fitted with active safety technology coupled with inherent passive safety features, making them the safest trucks in the Australian market.

Moreover, you will become an integral member of Hanson or Hymix's high-performing team and you will get to work with great colleagues and a supportive work environment!

Ready to launch your driving career? There couldn't be a better time! 

Please Note: First round screens will be taking place immediately, with an assessment day on 21 June 2022.

 

This is important and hard work. We’re only looking for serious and motivated people. If you’re interested, Apply Now!


Skills
CIVIL CONSTRUCTION
CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS
TIME MANAGEMENT
TRUCK DRIVING

Perks & benefits
Training
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Job details
Date posted
10 May 2022
Expiring date
30 Jun 2022
Category
Transport & Logistics
Occupation
Driver - Truck & Heavy Vehicle
Estimated
$60k ~ $69k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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